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Volunteer in style: Roaring 20s Gala volunteers needed!

Written by Katie Fourney    on October 18, 2019    in
Have a roaring good time while volunteering for Omaha Home for Boys! Sign up now.

Omaha Home for Boys is celebrating a century of service by taking it back to the Roaring 20s when it all began! Grab your glad rags and sign up to volunteer for the 100 Year Anniversary Celebration. It's a festive evening complete with 1920s themed cocktails and costumes, live music from The Diamond Empire Band, a speakeasy, casino games, a photo booth, a Model-T, dinner, auction and more. It’s going to be the bee’s knees!

The event will be held at the Embassy Suites in LaVista on November 8, 2019,  and a number of volunteer opportunities are available for both individuals and small groups. Dinner will be provided for all volunteers.

Assistance League of Omaha's Operation School Bell®

Written by Katie Fourney    on October 9, 2019    in
Assistance League® of Omaha’s Operation School Bell® is a program that offers over 4,000 children the opportunity to shop for new clothing at JCPenney at Westroads Mall. Research shows that when children feel good about what they are wearing, attendance and grades improve.

This effort wouldn’t be possible without the dedication of 450 volunteers. Many parents say they appreciate the kind and welcoming Assistance League of Omaha volunteers.

5 Teen (and young at heart) volunteer activities in the Omaha metro

Written by Katie Fourney    on June 14, 2019    in

You’re never too young to give back. And you’re never too old for adventurous volunteering!

Here is a sample of volunteer activities in the Omaha metro that are infused with an extra dose of fun.

  1. Be a game demo-er at Spielbound
Spread the joy of your favorite board game by teaching others! Be a game demo-er at Spielbound while making new friends. You won’t be “Sorry!”. (Age 13+ or with adult supervision)
Sign up here.

  1. Pack, sort and stock food with the Food Bank for the Heartland
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